We are pleased to announce the recipients of our 2020 annual scholarships! Due to the overwhelming response we received this year, we took some extra time to thoroughly review our applicant pool. We appreciate your patience. We encourage those of you who applied and were not selected to apply again next year.
2020’s Weiss & Paarz Annual National Law Scholarship will be awarded to Lauren Bess, a 3L at Rutgers Law School. Lauren is the president of the Rutgers Law class of 2021, the lead business and marketing editor for the school’s Journal of Law and Religion, and has used her own experience as a cancer survivor to advocate for greater opportunities and accommodations for those with disabilities.
2020’s Weiss & Paarz Annual Rising Star Scholarship will be awarded to Hannah Imolode, a high school senior with a GPA above 4.0! Hannah’s family immigrated to the United States from Nigeria. She plans to pursue a career in nursing with an ultimate goal of one day opening a non-profit nurse practitioner center specifically designed to help improve the quality of Nigerian healthcare for those in need.
All of us here at Weiss & Paarz would like to congratulate our superstar recipients and express a sincere thank you to all of the incredible, inspiring applicants we considered this year. We cannot wait to see what all of you accomplish next! Stay tuned to our website for updated application information in 2021.